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Bhuvneshwar Kumar Biography & Latest News

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Biography

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Mavi is an Indian cricketer who plays for Uttar Pradesh in domestic cricket. He profile is that of a right-arm medium-fast bowler and a right-handed batsman. Kumar made his first-class debut at the age of 17 against Bengal. In the 2008/09 season, he became the first bowler to dismiss Sachin Tendulkar for a duck in first-class cricket. He has the best economy rate in a T20I debut, along with Saint Lucian Garey Mathurin (who also took 3/9 on his debut againstEngland at The Oval in 2011. He took a wicket in the very first ball that he bowled in ODIs by dismissing Mohammad Hafeez of Pakistan. Bhuvneshwar has also shown a brilliant bowling display against England. Bhuvneshwar Kumar plays for Uttar Pradesh, India in domestic cricket. He has also played for Central Zone in the Duleep Trophy. In the 2008-2009 Ranji Trophy final to Mumbai, Bhuvneshwar bowled Sachin Tendulkar out for a golden duck. After good statistics in the 2008-2009 season, Bhuvneshwar was handed an IPL contract by Royal Challengers Bangalore but was afterwards bought by Pune Warriors India.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Latest News & Articles

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India's ODI squad for the New Zealand series has been announced.

Ind vs NZ 2016: Predicted XI for the 3rd Test

As the Indian side are dealing with multiple injuries, it will be intriguing to see how they line up for the third Test
Shardul to replace injured Bhuvneshwar for third Test

Bhuvneshwar Kumar ruled out of Indore Test

Shardul Thakur has been named as the replacement.

The pros and cons of four/five specialist bowler combinations for India

The pros and cons of a 5 bowler theory vs a 4 bowler theory in Test matches.

5 of the most bankable players from the second Test between India and New Zealand

Thanks to the efforts of these 5 players, India sealed the series with a comprehensive win in the second Test.
Wriddhiman, Rohit, Bhuvneshwar take giant leaps in ICC Test rankings

Swing it like Bhuvi: A SWOT Analysis of Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s bowling

Bhuvneshwar Kumar - India's swing sensation is back at his best.

Zaheer Khan calls Bhuvneshwar Kumar the best swing bowler in India

The former Indian fast bowler heaped praise on Bhuvneshwar Kumar's ability to swing the ball.

5 positives for India from the Kolkata Test

As India take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series against New Zealand, we look at five aspects that showed great promise for the Indians.
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